Archive for September 4th, 2019

The Left’s Next Target: ‘Christian Nationalists’

The Left’s Next Target: ‘Christian Nationalists’

on September 4, 2019, 4:00 PM / in Opinion

The Left’s latest straw man to label patriotic Christians as “haters.” “And can the liberties of a nation be thought secure when we have removed their only firm basis, a conviction in the minds of the people that these liberties are the gift of God? That they are not to be violated but with his wrath? Indeed I tremble for […]

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North Carolina judges call legislative map unconstitutional

North Carolina judges call legislative map unconstitutional

on September 4, 2019, 8:25 AM / in State News

A North Carolina court on Tuesday rejected the state’s legislative district map, saying it gave Republicans an extreme advantage in violation of the state’s constitution. The three-judge panel said courts can step in if lawmakers who draw the maps go so far to favor one party that they violate the principles of democracy. Republicans defended the map, saying it was […]

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U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson loses key vote, Brexit set to be delayed

on September 4, 2019, 8:15 AM / in International News

Prime Minister Boris Johnson lost a key vote in the House of Commons on Tuesday after lawmakers used an obscure procedural motion to wrest control of the parliamentary agenda from the government in a bid to try and stop a “no deal” Brexit. The vote was 328-301, with several members of Johnson’s Conservative Party rebelling and supporting the motion. They […]

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Colorado School Bans Teen After Going To A Shooting Range With Mother, Even After Police Clear Him

Colorado School Bans Teen After Going To A Shooting Range With Mother, Even After Police Clear Him

on September 4, 2019, 8:14 AM / in Opinion, State News

I’ve constantly pushed education about firearms over blind fear because blind fear tends to make people make stupid decisions. Case in point, Loveland High School in Loveland, Colorado is currently proving me correct. According to the Second Amendment Group “Rally for Our Rights,” Justine Myers picked up her 16-year-old son Nate early from school in order to take him to go target shooting as […]

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Imagine if You Will

Imagine if You Will

on September 4, 2019, 8:10 AM / in Bedtime Stories
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‘Seinfeld’ star John O’Hurley slams ‘Will & Grace’ stars for ‘lunacy’ over Trump comments

‘Seinfeld’ star John O’Hurley slams ‘Will & Grace’ stars for ‘lunacy’ over Trump comments

on September 4, 2019, 8:07 AM / in National News, Opinion

“Seinfeld” actor John O’Hurley sounded off on Hollywood for suppressing “diversity of thought” in the wake of Debra Messing and Eric McCormack calling for supporters of President Trump to be outed. Trump plans to attend a Sept. 17 fundraiser in Beverly Hills during a trip to California that will also include visits to the San Francisco Bay Area and San Diego, officials said. The “Will & […]

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Why I Cannot Support Nevada GOP Chairman Mike McDonald’s Re-Election

Why I Cannot Support Nevada GOP Chairman Mike McDonald’s Re-Election

on September 4, 2019, 8:00 AM / in Opinion, State News

It pains me to write this. I’ve known Mike McDonald for 25 years – dating back to when he was a Metro bicycle cop running for the Las Vegas City Council and I was the Clark County Republican Party chairman. And I have been a staunch – STAUNCH! – supporter of his throughout his 7-year tenure as Chairman of the Nevada […]

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EXPOSING PHYSICAL AND INTELLECTUAL TERRORISM TO AWAKEN THE OBLIVIOUS

EXPOSING PHYSICAL AND INTELLECTUAL TERRORISM TO AWAKEN THE OBLIVIOUS

on September 4, 2019, 7:33 AM / in Opinion

I find it so funny how one person can say something and another person claims it is offensive so the person making the statement of it being *offensive* is allowed to say whatever they want and the other person is expected to be silent.  I am one of those people who refuses to play that game.  If what I say […]

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Trump Admin Sanctions Iranian Space Program for Covering Nuclear Weapons Work

Trump Admin Sanctions Iranian Space Program for Covering Nuclear Weapons Work

on September 4, 2019, 7:30 AM / in International News, National News

Iran’s space program has long been front for ballistic, nuclear weapons work By Adam Kredo  |  Washington Free Beacon  The Trump administration, in a global first, issued sanctions on Iran’s space program, which has long operated as a front for Tehran’s advanced work on nuclear capable ballistic missile technology. The latest sanctions come as Tehran’s economy teeters on the brink […]

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Cycling vs. Driving and the Death of Car Culture

Cycling vs. Driving and the Death of Car Culture

on September 4, 2019, 7:27 AM / in Opinion

By Eric Peters  |  Eric Peters Autos There’s North and South, liberals and conservatives; Star Trek people and Star Wars people . . . but few divides are greater than that which exists between drivers and cyclists. The etiology of the thing is interesting. It bugs some drivers that cyclists have the gall (as the drivers see it) to ride on roads which they – the […]

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Customer Service Has Gone To Hell In America

Customer Service Has Gone To Hell In America

on September 4, 2019, 7:08 AM / in Opinion

By Ron Ewart “Happy customers are your biggest advocates and can become your most successful sales team.”  Lisa Masiello [Too bad Comcast doesn’t get the message] Like many Americans, we’re in an on-going battle with Comcast over what they charge for their services.  Unfortunately, Comcast has so many customers now and with new customers coming on board by the thousands each […]

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Hurricane of Lead Hits Chicago Over Labor Day, 43 Shot, Eight Dead

Hurricane of Lead Hits Chicago Over Labor Day, 43 Shot, Eight Dead

on September 4, 2019, 6:44 AM / in Opinion, State News

Written by  R. Cort Kirkwood The criminal element worked over Labor Day weekend in the City of the Big Shoulders. Police in the gun-controlled city counted 43 people shot, eight fatally. Depending on which newspaper one believes, between 1,400 and 1,800 people have been shot this year in Chicago, more than 300 fatally. On a brighter note, fewer people died in […]

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Donuts in America’s wars

Donuts in America’s wars

on September 4, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

Special Thanks to Bill for sending The classic American treat on the frontlines Donuts are one of the most recognizable American treats. While donut-like food has been around since ancient times, modern donuts are traced back to the Dutch settlers of New Amsterdam (Manhattan today). The hole in the middle was invented in the mid-19th century by a Captain Gregory […]

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This Day in History September 4th

This Day in History September 4th

on September 4, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

September 4 is the 247th day of the year (248th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 118 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Candida the Elder Blessed Catherine of Racconigi Blessed Dina Bélanger Hermione of Ephesus Ida of Herzfeld Irmgardis (of Süchteln) Moses and Aaron (Lutheran Church and Eastern Orthodox Church) Paul Jones (Episcopal Church) Rosalia Rose of Viterbo Rufinus, […]

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“I LOVE YOU NOW AND FOREVER”

on September 4, 2019, 6:00 AM / in People, Religion

As I was paging thru my bible this morning I came across a small clipping that I had cut out and saved some time in the past. It held meaning to me for several reasons – first is memories of when my grandmother died in 1946.  I remember watching so many relatives, aunts and uncles, and others of the family […]

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